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Schuylkill River at Landingville: 01468500

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STATION.--01468500SCHUYLKILL RIVER AT LANDINGVILLE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`37'45", long 76`07'30",Schuylkill County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203,on left bank 10 ft upstream from highway bridge on SR 2011at Landingville, 0.1 mi upstream from Mahannon Creek, and5.0 mi downstream from West Branch Schuylkill River.
DRAINAGE AREA.--133 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1947 toApril 1953, October 1963 to September 1965, August 1973to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datumof gage is 470.64 ft above sea level. Prior to Aug. 27, 1947,nonrecording gage 10 ft downstream at same datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodin June 1972 reached a stage of 17.36 ft,discharge, 14,000 ft3/s.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National WeatherService river forecast station flood stage provided to USGSApril 1999 is 8 feet.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4037'45", Longitude 7607'30" NAD27,
Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02040203
DRAINAGE AREA
133.00 square miles
; Contributing drainage area
133 square miles,
GAGE
Datum of gage is 470.64 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1942-05-002004-09-1841
Daily streamflow1947-10-012003-09-3013794
Water Quality Samples1978-12-181978-12-181

 

 

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